Skip to Main Content
Valparaiso High School
  • Public
  • Valparaiso, IN

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C
  7. Administration
    grade C minus
  8. Sports
    grade A minus
  9. Food
    grade B
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

editorial

Valparaiso High School is a highly rated, public school located in Valparaiso, IN. It has 2,054 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 21 to 1. According to state test scores, 51% of students are at least proficient in math and 78% in reading.

About

Valparaiso High School Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
78%
Percent Proficient - Math
51%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1210
538 responses
Average ACT
28
260 responses
AP Enrollment
37%

Map

realtor.com®
loading indicator

Claim Your school Today!

Do You Work at Valparaiso High School? Claim Your School Today!
Claim your free account to keep your school's data up-to-date and get insights on user activity for your profile.

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$59,533
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$925
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$185,800
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade C
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
72%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 47 responses
Poll
70%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 47 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 139 responses
  • Dances
    22%
  • Spirit week for the dances
    14%
  • April Antics
    14%
  • Homecoming
    14%
  • This is our story
    11%
  • Football games
    9%
  • Homecoming
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,054
Free or Reduced Lunch
23%
93%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 54 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 54 responses
94%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 54 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
21:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
No data available  
Teachers in First/Second Year
9.5%
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 73 responses
66%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 73 responses
66%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 73 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$10,631 / year
National
$12,239
85%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 78 responses
40%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 78 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 78 responses

Similar Schools

Schools like Valparaiso High School
More

Valparaiso High School Reviews

Rating 3.69 out of 5  483 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 5 out of 5  
Start Your Review of Valparaiso High School
Rate It!
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 4 out of 5  

Add to List